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Attorney General Office Investigating Two Deaths in Glen Ridge Following Attempted Police Stop

Glen Ridge, N.J. – The Attorney General’s Office is investigating the death of a driver and a passenger of a motor vehicle who were fatally injured in a motor vehicle accident on Wednesday,...

Car Crash with Multiple Fatalities in Glen Ridge Following Police Pursuit (UPDATED)

UPDATE: At least two people were killed following an armed robbery in Montclair that led to a police chase and deadly crash in Glen Ridge, a law enforcement source close to the investigation told...

Glen Ridge Resident Among First Peace Corps Volunteers to Return to Service Overseas

GLEN RIDGE, N.J. – Glen Ridge resident Evan Gates is among the first Peace Corps volunteers to return to overseas service since the agency’s unprecedented global evacuation in March 2020. The Peace Corps...

GRDIA: Doing the Work to Welcome and Include All of Glen Ridge

The purpose is in the name. The Glen Ridge Diversity and Inclusion Association (GRDIA) works to uphold a school district and community where all Glen Ridge families feel welcomed, seen, and included in their...

Glen Ridge Moms To Bring Light, Music, Support For Ukraine at Vigil Sunday

CHANGE OF LOCATION Due to frigid temperatures wthe moved our peace vigil for Ukraine inside the Glen Ridge Train station located at 228 Ridgewood Avenue. Please help us spread the word and we will see...

Gov. Murphy Comes to Glen Ridge To Celebrate Five Years, No NJ Transit Fare...

Glen Ridge, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy, joined by Lieutentant Gov. Sheila Oliver and Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, visited Glen Ridge Train Station Monday to make an announcement about NJ Transit. "For the...
Baristanet Year In Review 2021

Looking Back Locally: Baristanet Year In Review 2021

A look back at the biggest local stories of 2021 brought to you by Baristanet.

Glen Ridge Fire Under Investigation

On November 19th, at 7:08pm the Montclair Fire Department received a call reporting a fire on Woodland Ave in Glen Ridge. The residents self-evacuated prior to fire department arrival. The fire was located...

Landscape Truck Fire on Watchung Avenue in Glen Ridge

A landscaping truck burst into flames on Watchung Avenue near Forest Avenue in Glen Ridge Tuesday. Firefighters at the scene worked to contain the blaze. This is a developing story. Photos: Dan Hamilton

Glen Ridge Police Investigating Halloween Paintball Assault Incident

The Glen Ridge Police Department is currently investigating an aggravated assault that occurred on October 31st, 2021 at 11:20 pm on Washington Street near Hamilton Road. The victim reported that an unknown older model...

Inaugural Event for the Glen Ridge Pan Asian American Association Builds Awareness and Community

The Glen Ridge Pan Asian American Association (GRPAAA) held its first event - a community picnic at Sherman Field - in Glen Ridge on Saturday, September 18th, 2021. Over 300 Glen Ridge residents gathered...

Baristanet Profile: Amanda McCabe

Name: Amanda McCabe Where do you live? Glen Ridge When did you move there? December, 2008 Where did you grow up? A little town in upstate New York How do you make a living? OR What is your everyday passion? I...

Eagle Scout Delivers On New Bike Repair Stand At Glen Ridge Train Station

Glen Ridge, NJ - After nearly 18 months of pandemic delays, prospective Eagle Scout Zane Pagano led a group of Troop 855 Scouts in building a self-service bike repair stand at the Glen Ridge...

Glen Ridge High School Parents Petition To Keep Library Media Specialist

Glen Ridge parents are speaking about against a plan to cut the high school librarian position, known as a certified library media specialist, at Glen Ridge High School. A petition, shared with Superintendent Phillips, Board...

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